Chervonets was the name applied to foreign coins in circulation until 1701, when Russia introduced it’s own Chervonets gold coin.
These bullion coins were first minted in 1923 and when the country changed to be the USSR, it was reissued to compete with coins like the Krugerrand.
About Russian Chervonetz
|Gold Content||0.2489 oz|
|Min. Gross Weight||8.6026 g|